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Colorado Governor Says NatGas Key to State’s Energy Strategy

Natural gas is a critical part of Colorado’s “all of the above” energy strategy, and it is encouraging its increased development, including the use of hydraulic fracturing (fracking), in a safe and responsible way that can be managed between government and industry, said Gov. John Hickenlooper as part of a Western Governors’ Association (WGA) three-part energy report.

July 3, 2013

Questions on Chesapeake Lease Transfer Near Ohio Storage Field

Chesapeake Energy Corp. transferred nearly 1,100 oil and natural gas leases in and around an underground natural gas storage field in Columbiana County, OH, to Hilcorp Energy Co. in February.

June 10, 2013

Intermountain LNG Facility Flush; Utility Customers Benefit

Idaho regulators have taken steps to make sure local MDU Resources Group utility Intermountain Gas Co.’s current projected surplus of liquefied natural gas (LNG) that is sold to nonutility customers includes benefits for the retail regulated gas utility customers.

April 24, 2013

Interior, Coast Guard Investigate ‘Light Sheen’ in GOM Deepwater

The Department of Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement was “taking steps” Thursday to identify the source of a “light sheen” sighted in the central Gulf of Mexico (GOM) said to be about 10 square-miles-long. The sheen was reportedly spotted near the Mars and Ursa deepwater production units, both operated by Royal Dutch Shell plc.

April 13, 2012

NGVs Gain More State, Industrial Support

Natural gas development is a key component of Mississippi’s energy strategy, according to Gov. Phil Bryant, who on Wednesday said he has taken steps to encourage the use of natural gas vehicles (NGV) in the state. Meanwhile, more alternative fuel stations are going up around the nation and Cummins said it has developed a heavy duty, spark-ignited natural gas engine to meet “on-highway applications.”

March 26, 2012

Mississippi Governor Throws Support to Natgas Vehicles

Natural gas development is a key component of Mississippi’s energy strategy, according to Gov. Phil Bryant, who on Wednesday said he has taken steps to encourage the use of natural gas vehicles (NGV) in the state.

March 23, 2012

Environmental Group Sues Pennsylvania Over Forest Leasing

An environmental group is suing Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, claiming that his administration is misusing revenue from Marcellus Shale development on state lands. Although Corbett is being sued, most of the actions cited in the litigation first were undertaken by his predecessor Ed Rendell.

March 9, 2012

CFTC’s O’Malia Calls for High-Frequency Trading Review

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is taking steps to review high-frequency trading (HFT) in the futures, swaps and options markets three months after the collapse of MF Global Holdings Ltd., which took with it an estimated $1.2 billion in customer funds (see NGI, Nov. 17, 2011).

February 6, 2012

CFTC’s O’Malia Calls for High-Frequency Trading Review

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is taking steps to review high-frequency trading (HFT) in the futures, swaps and options markets three months after the collapse of MF Global Holdings Ltd., which took with it an estimated $1.2 billion in customer funds.

February 1, 2012

BP Sells Canadian NGL, LPG Units for $1.67B

Plains All American Pipeline LP (PAA) last week took several steps to expand its North American oil and natural gas operations with the biggest an agreement to buy BP plc’s Canadian natural gas liquids (NGL) and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) business.

December 5, 2011
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